AL UNSER DESIGNS HIS OWN CHRISTMAS ORNAMEN FOR CARA CHARITIES' ANNUAL HOLIDAY GIFT

Open Wheel Legend Continues Annual Christmas Designed Ornament In 2005

SPEEDWAY, Ind. (Dec. 8, 2005) - One of the open-wheel fans' best racing Christmas gifts cost only $20.00 and features a design of one of their favorites or celebrities.

The annual CARA Charities Christmas Ornaments, a series of speciallydesigned Christmas tree adornments that began in 1992, has been a popular holiday gift and this year's edition with four-time Indy 500 champion Al Unser's new "snowmobile holiday landscape" is the perfect present for the racing enthusiast.

Unser's design incorporates "Big Al's" love for the mountain of New Mexico and his need for speed in all types of motorsports. His holiday ride in 2005 is a snowmobile.

Or you can collect the whole set of racing ornaments from CARA Charities. Each legend has designed his ornament for the one of the most unique racing gifts.

Here is the list of racing legends that have designed their personal Christmas Ornament for CARA Charities:

      1992 - Johnny Rutherford;  1993 - Rick Mears;  1994 - Mario
Andretti;  1995 - Al Unser Jr.;  1996 - Emerson Fittipaldi;  1997 -
Bobby Rahal;  1998 - Arie Luyendyk;  1999 - Michael Andretti;  2000 -
A.J. Foyt;  2001 - Paul Newman;  2002 - Alex Zanardi;  2003 - Helio
Castroneves;  2004 - Gil de Ferran;  2005 - Al Unser.

CARA Charities' ornaments ($20.00 each) are available on its website at www.caracharities.org or contact CARA Charities at (317) 299-2277 or carachar@aol.com.

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